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Derby Print Open with various different artistic pictures such as trees and statues

The Derby Print Open is an exhibition open to all, showcasing contemporary printmaking from artists based in the UK. A total of 82 printmakers submitted their work, and over 200 prints have been shortlisted to be exhibited.

Upcoming events

Derby City at night

Can we create modern urban spaces that are good for people and the natural world?

Boat full of people in water

The University of Derby, Multi-Faith Centre and Derbyshire Refugee Solidarity (DRS) would like to welcome you to The Movement Film Screening & Social Event as part of Refugee Week 2019 celebrations, and to raise awareness of Search and Rescue operations in the Mediterranean

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If you are interested in studying a postgraduate humanities course at the University of Derby, join our free webinar to find out what you can expect.

Walking boots lined up in the sand

Journeys of Destiny - verbatim theatre performance with songs, telling the inspiring story of a young Syrian Refugee, Saad AlKassab, as part of National Refugee Week

Aerial image showing landscape features

Landscapes and Legacy is a one day professional conference hosted by the University of Derby that will discuss how partnerships in the arts and cultural sector inform heritage, and address key sector issues regarding the interaction between public and private bodies tasked with maintenance.

Help the University to shape its Civic University Agreement, a plan for delivering positive change that makes a significant impact on the county’s local communities, businesses, organisations and overall prosperity.

Child playing in leaves

Sharing the latest research evidence on the links between nature connectedness, well-being and pro-nature behaviours, we'll discuss the key themes of nature connection in practice and policy making and how nature connection varies with age.

A man speaking with a woman

This one day workshop aims to consolidate learning, deepen skills acquisition and increase understanding of using motivational interviewing in practice.

Academic talking to prospective students at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

People sitting in red chairs in auditorium

This enlightening Conference has been designed as a bespoke offer for Schools in Derby City. It includes a diverse and relevant set of briefings, keynote speeches, workshops and network events to support professional development in ways that fit with the needs of our City.

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webinar

Join this webinar to find out more about studying online at Derby, including how online learning works and what you can expect. It includes a 20 minute presentation and a chance to ask questions. 

Mirror ball outside Enterprise Centre

A celebration event of SME businesses across the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire region, highlighting the importance of SME organisations.

We are delighted to be hosting our third Research Showcase Event hosted by the College of Health and Social Care. The event will entail engaging presentations and informative workshops aimed to increase your insight and understanding of contemporary research within health and social care.

University of Derby Kedleston Road
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Students in the Learning Curve

Our International Summer School is open to potential and existing international health and social care professionals and will provide you with an insight into health and social care services and higher education in the United Kingdom.

Research student discussing summer school event

The Qualitative Methods Summer School comprises of a series of workshops designed for researchers, research students and practitioners who are interested in learning more about qualitative research methods.

Landscape of Kedleston Road site
open day

Visit us in August to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our foundation courses. 

Engineers in hi-vis and white helmets discuss plans
webinar

Join this webinar to find out more about studying the online MSc in Civil Engineering and Construction Management, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

Students with reflection of computing code over their faces
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying the online MSc in Big Data Analytics, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

Teacher with children undertaking a colouring activity
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying one of our online health and social care courses at Derby. You'll hear from the academic team and have the chance to ask questions. 

Teacher holding up shapes to a young child
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying the online iPGCE (International Postgraduate Certificate of Education), including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

Student sitting at a computer in the Bloomberg Suite
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying our online BA (Hons) Top Up in Accounting and Finance, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

Eco-friendly housing behind a lake
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying the online MSc in Sustainability and Environmental Management, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions.

Therapist sitting in a chair talking to a patient
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying one of our online counselling or CBT courses at Derby. You'll hear from the academic team and have the chance to ask questions. 

Engineers in hi-vis and white helmets discuss plans
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying one of our engineering courses at Derby. You'll hear from the academic team and have the chance to ask questions. 

Hardwick Hall
webinar

Join this webinar to find out more about studying the online MA in Public History and Heritage, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

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Join this webinar to discover more about studying an MBA online, including the key topics you'll cover. You will hear from the academic team and have a chance to ask questions. 

Hospitality student setting a table at an event
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Join this webinar to find out more about studying one of our online hospitality courses. You'll hear from the academic team and have the chance to ask questions. 

Mobile phone connected to glasses with camera recording a model brain
webinar

Join this webinar to find out more about studying one of our online psychology courses. You'll hear from the academic team and have the chance to ask questions. 

Staff member talking to prospective students on arrival at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in September to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

Student looking through microscope

The 2019 East Midlands Doctoral Network (EMDoc) Postgraduate Research Conference brings together nine universities to share best practice, resources and insights into doctoral research across all disciplines.

Student cycling away from the University of Derby Markeaton Street
open day

Visit us in September to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Open Day visitors sat down looking through a guide
open day

Visit us in October to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

pupils in a school classroom

Our inaugural Compassion in Schools for Educators day brings together a community of experts, researchers and experienced practitioners. This event is for anyone working within or linked to education wishing to gain knowledge of compassionate practice skills and embed them in their curriculums.

Two women in conversation

This interactive two day workshop is ideal for anyone who is interested in learning more about motivational interviewing and gaining additional practice with feedback.

Man presenting - to be used for landing page Pressure Ulcer Conf

This is an exciting conference aimed at all health and social care professionals and carer staff and others, to promote best practice and current research around Pressure Ulcer Prevention, including the opportunity for networking and exhibiting.